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Woman Lighting the Shop Sign of Publisher Maruya Seijirô, from the series Shadow Pictures of a Benevolent Reign (Arigataki miyo no kage-e)

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Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga 一陽斎豊国画

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hiraki Ukiyo-e Foundation, Nyan to mo neko darake/ Cats of Many Varieties (2012), #96

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 24.5 cm (14 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1289

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

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Asia

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